DX News Letter 1435
May 19, 2005

DX-NL 1435 May 19, 2005
DX News Letter

a free weekly service of
DARC Committee "DX and HF Contesting"

Editor: Karlfried Henrichs, DL1EK
(e-mail: dxmb@darc.de)

translation by: Bob, DL7VOA
(e-mail: dl7voa@darc.de)

DX Announcements

ANGOLA, D2 Bjorn, LA9IAA, plans to hit the airwaves as D2AA in these days. More information is not available yet.

ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA, V2, NA-100 Juris, LY2CY, and Andrius, LY2TA, will sign V25O in the WPX CW Contest on May 28/29.

ARUBA, P4, SA-036 John, KK9A, will be QRV as P40A on 20m in the WPX CW. QSL via WD9DZV.

BAHAMAS, C6 GM7CXM/C6A will be the call of Duncan,EA5ON, from May 26-30. He will work mainly in SSB on 80-10m from Grand Bahama (NA-080). QSL via EA5ON. --- Frederick, K9VV, Calvin, K6CT, and C6RUM will sign C6AKU during the upcoming WPX CW Contest on May 28/29. QSL via K9VV.

BRAZIL, PY, SA-072 A group of Brazilian HAMs (PS8DX, PS8ET, PS8HF, PS8NF, PS8RJ and PS8TV) will activate Canaria Island (SA-072) as ZW8T from May 26-29. QSL via PS8HF, unfortunately only direct.

CAMBODIA, XU Jaak, ES1FB, will be QRV again as XU7ACE from May 14-24. QSLs via homecall. The log will be uploaded to the LOTW.

CANADA, VE Bill, VE6BF, is very active as VC6X between May 15 and June 15. QSL via VE6BF, unfortunately only direct.

CANARY ISLANDS, EA8, AF-004 Some members of the Canary Islands DX Society will activate the special event callsign EF8CID only on 15m from May 27-30. QSL via bureau. --- EA8GL, EA8BYG, EA8AAG, EA8AMY, EB8CTK and EC8ADU will be QRV as ED8MPJ from Fuerteventura (AF-004, DIE S-06) from May 23-29. QSL via EA8BYG.

CAPE VERDE, D4 Alex, 4L5A will sign D4B on all bands during the WPX CW Contest. QSL via K1BV. Check also his website at: http://www.qsl.net/d44tt/.

CHAD, TT Philippe "Fil", F4EGS, intends to be QRV again as TT8PK. He will be on a business trip to N'Djamena between May 20 and July 20. Usually Fil is following most of the requests to QSY to other bands. QSL via F4EGS, bureau ok.

CORSICA, TK, EU-014 Laci, TK/HA0HW, and Tomi, TK/HA4DX, will run two stations in CW/SSB/ RTTY/PSK31 on all bands from May 22-29. If possible they also plan to activate some islands located offshore (EU-100, EU-104, EU-164). QSL via bureau.

COSTA RICA, TI Tono, EA9CP, will show up on the airwaves from San Jose on 10/15/20m from May 29 until June 5. QSL via bureau.

FIJI, 3D2, OC-121 Andre, GM3VLB, will be QRV as 3D2LB from Beachcomber Island (OC-121) between May 25 and June 2.

FRANCE, F Laurent, F5MNK, Eric, F5LOW, Fabrice, F5NBQ, Jacky, F5OIU, Bertrand, F6HKA, Jean-Philippe, F4EEK, and Christian, F1SDQ, will activate the island Levant (EU-070, DIFM ME-012) signing TM0L in SSB/CW/RTTY/PSK31 on 160-2m from May 21-28. QSL via F5OIU. --- To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the clubstation F5KKD some members will show up as TM5KD on 80m-70cm from May 27 until June 11.

IRAQ, YI YI9VCQ will be the callsign of Korey,K A5VCQ, during the WPX CW Contest. --- Ilian, LZ1CNN, is now active as YI9LZ for about six months. QSL via LZ1ZF, bureau ok.

JAPAN, JA JR2RKK/6 will activate the island of Izena (AS-017, JIIA AS-017-016) on May 28/29. QSL via homecall, bureau ok. --- JI1PLF/1, JA1UNS/1, 7N1GMK/1 and 7L4PVR/1 will be QRV in SSB/CW/PSK31 on 160-6m from the island Hachijo (AS-043, JIIA AS-043-003) from May 27-30. QSL via bureau ok. --- JN2TZB/2 will be active from Kaji Island (JIIA AS-117-003) on May 20. QSL via homecall, bureau ok.

LIECHTENSTEIN, HB0 Diethelm, DJ2YE, and Wolfgang, DK3KD, will sign HB0/HB9AON during the WPX CW Contest. QSL via DJ2YE, bureau ok.

MOROKULIEN, LG/SJ LG5LG (op Rosel DL3KWR) and SJ9WL (op DL3KWF) will be QRV mainly in CW on all HF bands between May 23 and Jun 2 (including WPX CW Contest). QSL only via SM5DJZ.

MYANMAR, XY, AS-167 Nick, UT4UT, will be QRV as XY4U from Thebyu Island (AS-167) in CW/SSB on the usual IOTA frequencies from May 20-22. QSL via UT4UT.

NORWAY, LA Ric, LA/DL2VFR, will show up mostly in CW from Hellesoy Island (EU-055) between May 28 and June 3. QSL via homecall, bureau ok. His next stop will be Otroy Island (EU-056) from June 4-11.

PORTUGAL, CT Paulo, CT1ITZ, and Manuel, CT1EMO will activate the special event station CQ1M in SSB on 10/12/15/17/20/40m during the Motorboat Grand Prix from May 20-22. QSLs via CT1ITZ, bureau ok.

SARDINIA, IS0, EU-024 IR0IDP will be QRV in CW on 80/40/20/15/10m from Cagliari from May 23-26. QSL via IS0UWX.

SOUTH KOREA, HL Members of the Pyongtaek DX Club (Han, DS2GOO, Lee, 6K2CEW, Chae, DS5BSX, and Young, 6K2ABX) will be QRV in SSB/RTTY on 80-10m as D90HE/2 (call of the clubstation, QSL via DS2GOO) or with their private calls as .../2 from the island of Kukhwa (AS-105) from May 20-22. QSL via bureau. You can find their website at: http://myhome.naver.com/dxer2han/as105/.

SWEDEN, SM Thomas, SM6XMY, Rolf, SM6IQD, Tony, SM7YLT, and Rick, SM6YOU, will be the op's of 8S6KOS from Sydkoster Island from May 20-22. QSL via SM6YOU. --- Anders, SM3XGV, Hans, SM3TLG, Staffan, SM3JGG, Classe, SM3GSK, Tord, SM3EVR, Gunnar, SM3DVN, and Jorgen, SM3CXS, will use the call SG3ZZR in CW/SSB on 10-80m from Grimskar Island (EU-176) from May 20-22. QSL via SM3CXS.

TONGA, A3 The YLs Elizabeth, VE7YL, and Gwen, VK3DYL, will stay on the islands Nuku'alofa and Vava'u between May 23 and Jun 7. No more info available. --- Rick,AI5P, is now staying in Tonga from May 28 until June 7. Listen for A35PX mostly in CW on 10-40m. QSL via AI5P.

TURKS AND CAICOS ISLANDS, VP5 VQ5EA will be the callsign of Rick, N5VI, in the WPX CW Contest. QSL via homecall.

UKRAINE, UR The 50th Eurovision Song Contest is taking place in Kiev from May 19-23. The special event stations EM50KIEV, EN50KIEV, EN50UN, EM50UKY and EO50UA will be on the air during this time.

USA, W, NA-062 Dave, N2NL, will sign NK4AA from Key West (NA-062) from May 24-31. QSL via N2NL.


DATE         CALL        DXNL

25May-02Jun  3D2LB       1435 *
13May-10Jun  7Q7WW       1434
01May-31Jul  8N5SAIT     1433
20May-22May  8S6KOS      1435 *
14May-21May  9A0CI       1434
NOW  -31Dec  9N7JO       1424/26
NOW  -31Dec  9Q0AR,9Q1D  1425/34

23May-07Jun  A3/VE7YL..  1435 *
28May-07Jun  A35PX       1435 *
12Apr-05Jun  BX3/DJ3KR   1429
28May-29May  C6AKU       1435 *
NOW  -20May  CE5R        1434
20May-22May  CQ1M        1435 *
NOW          D2AA        1435 *
NOW  -2007   D2DX        1432
28May-29May  D4B         1435 *
20May-22May  D90HE/2..   1435 *
16May-Jun05  DF5OL/mm    1434

04May-24May  EA6/DL6KAC  1433
17May-23May  EA8CAC/p    1434
23May-29May  ED8MPJ      1435 *
27May-39May  EF8CID      1435 *
NOW  -31Dec  EI05CCC     1424
19May-23May  EM50KIEV..  1435 *
26May-30May  GM7CXM/C6A  1435 *
01Feb-31Dec  HA200CVM    1423
14May-21May  HB0/HA5MA   1434
28May-29May  HB0/HB9AON  1435 *
NOW  -Nov05  HF0POL      1417
NOW  -30Jun  HZ1EX       1429

16May-22May  IQ0MA       1434
23May-26May  IR0IDP      1435 *
23Apr-31Dec  IU7SCT      1432
27May-30May  JI1PLF/1..  1435 *
20May        JN2TZB/2    1435 *
28May-29May  JR2RKK/6    1435 *
28May-03Jun  LA/DL2VFR   1435 *
23May-02Jun  LG5LG       1435 *
01May-31May  LZ05KM      1433
NOW  -31Dec  LZ8IARU     1431

24May-31May  NK4AA       1435 *
28May-29May  P40A        1435 *
NOW  -Mar06  R1ANT       1428
20May-22May  SG3ZZR      1435 *
23May-02Jun  SJ9WL       1435 *
10May-Oct05  SV0XAN/5    1434
12May-24May  SV/DF7XE    1434
05May-19May  SV5/IK1PMR..1433
29May-05Jun  TI/EA9CP    1435 *
NOW  -Feb06  TJ3SL       1407

22May-29May  TK/HA0HW..  1435 *
21May-28May  TM0L        1435 *
27May-11Jun  TM5KD       1435 *
NOW  -Jul06  TR8FC       1425
NOW  -Aug05  TT8AMO,TT8M 1432
NOW  -Sep05  TT8FT       1401
20May-20Jun  TT8PK       1435 *
28May-29May  V25O        1435 *
15May-15Jun  VC6X        1435 *
28May-29May  VQ5EA       1435 *

14May-24May  XU7ACE      1435 *
NOW  -2005   XW3DT       1410
20May-22May  XY4U        1435 *
NOW  -Nov05  YI9LZ       1435 *
28May-29May  YI9VCQ      1435 *
02May-19May  YJ0YL       1432
NOW  -28Jun  YL740C..    1430
NOW  -Mar06  ZD8I        1402
NOW  -31Dec  ZS75PTA     1419
26May-29May  ZW8T        1435 *

 * = new
.. = and other calls


For professional reasons I will not be able to publish a DX Newsletter next week. Thank you for your understanding. -- vy 73 Karlfried, DL1EK

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